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Infinix Note 12 (G96)

Infinix Note 12 (G96)
Brand: Infinix
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.7-inch AMOLED screen
  • Camera 50MP Triple camera / 16MP front
  • Memory 8GB RAM with 128GB ROM
  • Platform Helio G96 CPU / Android 12

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Infinix Note 12 (G96) Highlights and Overview

This is the Helio G96 variant of Infinix Note 12. This model should not be confused with the Note 12 G88 version. The key upgrade on this model is the presence of Helio G96 CPU, and the OS is now Android 12, not Android 11. But it come in the same 6.7-inches AMOLED screen with a U-shaped notch on the head.

Infinix Note 12 (G96) Note 12 Helio G96

As mentioned above, the Infinix Note 12 (G96) is powered by MediaTek Helio G96 octa-core CPU maxed at 2.05GHz, along with Mali-G57 GPU. The RAM on this model is now upgraded to 8-Gigs, and you can borrow extra 5GB from the built-in 128GB ROM.

As for the camera department, the lens placement is now altered from the G88 model, but the sensors remain the same. This includes a 50-megapixel primary sensor sensor with PDAF and F/1.6 aperture, assisted by a 2-megapixel depth lens and a third QVGA AI sensor. Quad LED flash is available on the rear, and the selfie snapper is a 16-megapixel sensor.

Infinix Note 12 (G96)

The model also come with a side mounted fingerprint scanner, and it is powered by a 5000mAh battery with 33W fast charger. The operating system is Google Android 12 with XOS 10.6, while painting option includes Force Black, Snowfall and Sapphire Blue. The full specifications of Infinix Note 12 (G96) is contained in the table below.

Infinix Note 12 (G96) Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 41, 40 (All Models)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/150 Mbps


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Dimensions 164.57 x 76.8 x 7.99 mm
Weight 185 grams
Build Glass front / Plastic back / Plastic frame
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type AMOLED touchscreen / 16M colors / 1000 nits of peak brightness
Size 6.7 inches, (86.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (393 ppi density)


Operating System Android 12
- XOS 10.6
Chipset Mediatek Helio G96 (12 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G57 MC2


RAM + ROM 8GB + 128GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 512GB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)


Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 50 MP, f/1.6, PDAF
Depth: 2MP, F/2.4
Depth: QVGA AI lens
Camera Features Autofocus / Continuous shooting / Digital zoom / HDR / Touch focus / Face detection / 4-LED flash
Video Resolution 1440@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 16-megapixel
Camera Features FaceID / HDR / 6-level AI face Beauty
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes, with dual speakers
Speaker Location Top and Chin
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
FM Radio Yes, FM Radio


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000mAh battery


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Infinix Note 12 (G96) User Reviews and Opinions


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